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Heavily armored Kanuri cavalryman mercenary skilled in the use of muskets. Good against heavy cavalry.
—In-game description

The Kanuri Guard is a cavalry unit in Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition - The African Royals.

In-game dialogue[]

The Kanuri Guard speaks Kanuri language.

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History[]

The Kingdom of Kanem-Bornu was early to adopt gunpowder into its armies. Used to greatest effect by Idris Alooma (c. 16th century), chain mail-clad riders with muskets posed a durable and deadly threat to their adversaries.
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